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The Resource Dancing many drums : excavations in African American dance, edited by Thomas F. DeFrantz

Dancing many drums : excavations in African American dance, edited by Thomas F. DeFrantz

Label
Dancing many drums : excavations in African American dance
Title
Dancing many drums
Title remainder
excavations in African American dance
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas F. DeFrantz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
793.3/089/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1624.7.A34
LC item number
D38 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
DeFrantz, Thomas
Series statement
Studies in dance history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American dance
  • African Americans
Label
Dancing many drums : excavations in African American dance, edited by Thomas F. DeFrantz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
African American dance: a complex history / Thomas F. DeFrantz -- Christian conversion and the challenge of dance / P. Sterling Stuckey -- Dance and identity politics in American Negro vaudeville: The Whitman Sisters, 1900-1935 / Nadine A. George -- Awkward moves: dance lessons from the 1940s / Marya Annette McQuirter -- (Up)Staging the primitive: Pearl Primus and "the Negro problem" in American dance / Richard C. Green -- African dance in New York City / Marcia E. Heard and Mansa K. Mussa -- From "Messin' around" to "Funky Western civilization": the rise and fall of dance instruction songs / Sally Banes and John F. Szwed -- "Moves on top of blues": Dianne McIntyre's blues aesthetic / Veta Goler -- Kykunkor, or the witch woman: an African opera in America, 1934 / Maureen Needham -- Between two eras: "Norton and Margot" in the Afro-American entertainment world / Brenda Dixon Gottschild -- Katherine Dunham's Southland: protest in the face of repression / Constance Valis Hill -- The New York Negro Ballet in Great Britain / Dawn Lille Horwitz
Control code
46642218
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 366 pages
Isbn
9780299173142
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001001943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Dancing many drums : excavations in African American dance, edited by Thomas F. DeFrantz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
African American dance: a complex history / Thomas F. DeFrantz -- Christian conversion and the challenge of dance / P. Sterling Stuckey -- Dance and identity politics in American Negro vaudeville: The Whitman Sisters, 1900-1935 / Nadine A. George -- Awkward moves: dance lessons from the 1940s / Marya Annette McQuirter -- (Up)Staging the primitive: Pearl Primus and "the Negro problem" in American dance / Richard C. Green -- African dance in New York City / Marcia E. Heard and Mansa K. Mussa -- From "Messin' around" to "Funky Western civilization": the rise and fall of dance instruction songs / Sally Banes and John F. Szwed -- "Moves on top of blues": Dianne McIntyre's blues aesthetic / Veta Goler -- Kykunkor, or the witch woman: an African opera in America, 1934 / Maureen Needham -- Between two eras: "Norton and Margot" in the Afro-American entertainment world / Brenda Dixon Gottschild -- Katherine Dunham's Southland: protest in the face of repression / Constance Valis Hill -- The New York Negro Ballet in Great Britain / Dawn Lille Horwitz
Control code
46642218
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 366 pages
Isbn
9780299173142
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001001943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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